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Presidential medals for heroes who liberated country

Dec 14, 2010 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
Accordingly a total of 197,776 Army, Navy and Air Force personnel together with police and others received the Eastern humanitarian operation medals while a further 42,260 received commendations for strategic assistance . Servicemen, police and others who received were made the recipients of the Northern humanitarian operation medals numbered 282830.A further 130,891 received commendations for their practical inputs. A total of 479,906 persons who took part and supported the humanitarian mission in various capacities from September 28, 2006 to September 10, 2007 in the eastern theatre and from February 26, 2007 to May 18, 2009 in the north are to be honoured with the medal.   Read  more:www.dailynews.lk/2010/12/15/sec01.asp